Category Archives: Luke

April 20 – Updated Passion Week Report – Saturday Peace at the Tomb

Quiet Day at the Tomb Read Matthew 27:57-66 JERUSALEM, Saturday, spring ca. 30 a.d. – Although one anticipates relative peace at a grave site, that is not a given for the tomb of Jesus. The past seven days have been … Continue reading

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April 19 – Passion Week Report – Friday Crucifixion

Jesus of Nazareth Executed Read Luke 22:66-23:56 JERUSALEM, Friday, spring ca. 30 a.d. – Jesus of Nazareth was crucified today just outside of the city at Golgotha. This latest development is the result of middle of the night interrogations and … Continue reading

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April 14 – Passion Week Report – Palm Sunday

Celebrated Arrival of Jesus Read Luke 19:29-44 JERUSALEM, Sunday, spring ca. 30 a.d. – Crowds gathered on streets outside of Jerusalem today as Jesus of Nazareth rode from the Mount of Olives towards the Holy City. With loud exclamations of … Continue reading

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April 12 – Life from Death

Read Luke 7:1-10 ; 8:43-48 As we talk about life arising from death in this series, it is almost impossible to NOT talk about the trust that comes into play when we walk hand in hand with God. How often … Continue reading

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April 3 – Mountaintops – Mount of Olives Part 1

Read Luke 19:28-44 Joyful praise and mournful weeping…What a contrast of emotions.  But both ends of the emotional spectrum were represented on the Mount of Olives on that day. The joyful celebration was a fulfillment of prophecies made centuries before.  Zechariah had … Continue reading

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March 16 – Transformation Testimonies – The Thief on the Cross

Read Luke 23:32-43 As long as there is still life, it’s not too late! There were three men who hung there that day.  Each of them had grown up in his own family.  Each of them was known by others beyond their … Continue reading

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March 11 – Transformation Testimonies – Mary

Read Luke 1:26-51; Matthew 12:46-50 It’s sometimes hard to imagine that Mary the mother of Jesus needed Jesus’ saving. But the truth is she needed the amazing grace of Almighty God just as much as you and I do. I sometimes forget that … Continue reading

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